The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Notes skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
England / North West
Rank 121 152 116
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -36
Contract jobs citing IBM Notes 10 5 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.13% 0.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.34% 0.82% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 16
Median daily rate £130 £130 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £113 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £389 £329
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £170 £275
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -38.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £18.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-38.88% +44.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
427 609 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.67% 15.76% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 343 263
Median daily rate £375 £393 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £489 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 42 30
Median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +44.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing IBM Notes as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

IBM Notes Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IBM Notes
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM Notes across the North West region.

IBM Notes Daily Rate Trend in the North West

IBM Notes
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes across the North West region.

IBM Notes Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

IBM Notes
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 6 £130 -
Manchester +17 4 £150 +15.38%
IBM Notes
England

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Notes also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for IBM Notes.

1 21 (100.00%) Lotus
2 16 (76.19%) MS Office
3 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (47.62%) Service Management
4 10 (47.62%) Change Management
4 10 (47.62%) Incident Management
4 10 (47.62%) Problem Management
4 10 (47.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 10 (47.62%) ITIL
4 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (42.86%) Windows
6 7 (33.33%) MCP
6 7 (33.33%) VPN
6 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 7 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
7 6 (28.57%) Citrix
7 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
8 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
8 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
8 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
9 3 (14.29%) Migration
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
9 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
10 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
10 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
10 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.76%) IBM Domino
4 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (76.19%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) SMTP
2 2 (9.52%) VLAN
3 1 (4.76%) DMZ
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) Skype
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Service Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Floorwalker
6 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Change Management
1 10 (47.62%) Incident Management
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
1 10 (47.62%) Problem Management
1 10 (47.62%) Service Management
2 7 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) ERP
4 1 (4.76%) ITSM
4 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
1 2 (9.52%) VBScript
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) MCP
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Lotus
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) Sun
5 1 (4.76%) Altiris
5 1 (4.76%) Infor
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) VMware